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Dr. Don Nakayama Joins Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Don Nakayama is a new faculty member joining the division of pediatrics. He is returning to UNC where he originally taught in the late 90s. Dr. Nakayama talks about his return to teaching, how he chose his specialty and his interest in surgical history.
Dr. David Ollila Appointed as Consultant with the American Board of Surgery
Dr. Anthony Charles Awarded Fellowship
Dr. Anthony Charles has been awarded Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
New Islet Cell Transplant Program, First in North Carolina, Giving Pancreatitis Patients a Better Option
Dr. Michael Williford inducted into AOA
Dr. Timothy Farrell elected into the American Surgical Association
Erica Peters receives AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship Award
Congratulations Dr. Tyler Ellis
Dr. Melina Kibbe leads national fight against sex bias in drug development
March 30 is National Doctors' Day!
Dr. Williams named Medical Director of BICU
Ernie Grant wins Artz Distinguished Service Award
Department of Surgery Winter Newsletter 2018
The Department of Surgery publishes a quarterly, online newsletter featuring the latest updates on our department's clinical, educational, and research developments along with a "Message from the Chair." Join us in welcoming our new team members and stay connected to learn about the exciting accomplishments of our faculty, trainees, staff, and alumni.
Dr. Jared Gallaher Awarded Second Place for Resident Paper
Resident Places Second at the Annual Resident Trauma Competition
29th Annual May Day Trauma Conference
Annual Trauma Conference to be Held at UNC's Friday Center
First Day of the UNC MS4 Surgery BootCamp
Dr. Katharine McGinigle and Dr. Corey Kalbaugh Receive Award
Congratulations to Drs. Kate McGinigle and Corey Kalbaugh for being awarded a UNC Center for Health Innovation’s 2018 Innovation Pilot Award for “Machine Learning to Stage Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease”.
The Problem of Burnout Among Surgeons
UNC School of Medicine's Marco Patti, MD, is the senior author of an article on burnout in JAMA Surgery
Dr. Jason Crowner Receives Partnership Award
Doctors at UNC's Department of Surgery Receive $40,000 in awards to strengthen the general surgery education partnership
Dr. Marston Nominated as Secretary of the American Venous Forum
Dr. William Marston receives nomination